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AI's for Art Forgery?
From The Eponymous Pickle

AI's for Art Forgery?

Some good points made here, in their current state these are not really even forgery-perfect.   But they could be.  And not to say they could not do other kinds...

Decision Trees and Random forests
From The Eponymous Pickle

Decision Trees and Random forests

This is fundamental stuff, that every practitioner should know well.  Its the simplest way that machines can be made to learn. And provides a good way to deliver...

Swarm Robotics
From The Eponymous Pickle

Swarm Robotics

 A space we touched on very early ... even before many robots were involved!  But you could see the sensors and 'actors' were needed very quickly.  Had an element...

On Clearer Communications in Unclear times
From The Eponymous Pickle

On Clearer Communications in Unclear times

Well done piece in HBR on implied rules of communications.  Have they changed?  Been made more important in hybrid times?  Now that we have a dozen more ways to...

Using AI for Contract Negotiations
From The Eponymous Pickle

Using AI for Contract Negotiations

Nothing mentioned about 'smart contracts', but surely you can see the possibilities linking from this. ?   They say that Walmart has been a user of the idea. How...

Examining 3D Customer Experiences
From The Eponymous Pickle

Examining 3D Customer Experiences

 Nicely put short piece in Customer Think about how customers will be attracted and engagedwith 3D experiences.  And some notable examples like IKEA Place,  which...

Google Pushes 2-Factor Authentication
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Pushes 2-Factor Authentication

 Am a long time proponent of the idea. Its not perfect security, but is a big step forward.Google Gets Serious About Two-Factor Authentication. Good!  in WiredThe...

Nokia and Claro Chile deploy Private Wireless Network for Minera Gold Fields
From The Eponymous Pickle

Nokia and Claro Chile deploy Private Wireless Network for Minera Gold Fields

Ultimately how to get security, build private networks.  makes sense for gold mining, and most every other business. Nokia and Claro Chile deploy private wireless...

Kroger Drone Delivery Experiment
From The Eponymous Pickle

Kroger Drone Delivery Experiment

 Had not heard much of this, but Kroger is apparently testing at a Centerville Ohio Kroger not far from us. Can someone from there provide some observations?  Some...

McKinsey:   How to Get Re-Skilling Right
From The Eponymous Pickle

McKinsey: How to Get Re-Skilling Right

 Might be just the thing we need post pandemic.Monthly Highlights, May 2021Dear Franz,We know that demands on your time are intense and information overload isWe...

Wolfram Physics:  On Year Update:  How’s It Going?
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wolfram Physics: On Year Update: How’s It Going?

With a physics background, always found this somewhat ungraspable, but on it goes.  And now an update.   I have yet to hear that traditional physics is applauding...

Accenture:  Get a Secure, Trustworthy Internet
From The Eponymous Pickle

Accenture: Get a Secure, Trustworthy Internet

Good, considerable piece by Accenture, pointed to below.   Who we worked with in the past.  Have been of late become involved in related efforts and find some their...

Robot Hair Untangling
From The Eponymous Pickle

Robot Hair Untangling

This got some rare general press, since it deals with a real concern/chore in the home.  And I do have a general 'hair care' link below from my Consumer package...

Neural Nets Used to Rethink Material Design
From The Eponymous Pickle

Neural Nets Used to Rethink Material Design

Somewhat different approach, training from equations.  Closer to the efforts we used during the early uses of neural nets.  Combining learning methods and existing...

Wal-Mart All-in on Telehealth
From The Eponymous Pickle

Wal-Mart All-in on Telehealth

Wal-Mart wants to do Telemedicine.Walmart is going all in on 24/7/365 telehealthBy George Anderson n RetailwireWalmart announced yesterday that it has acquiredThe...

Serverless Computing as the Next Phase of Cloud
From The Eponymous Pickle

Serverless Computing as the Next Phase of Cloud

What's next?  What Serverless Computing Is and Should Become: The Next Phase of Cloud ComputingBy Johann Schleier-Smith, Vikram Sreekanti, Anurag Khandelwal, Joao...

Speeding New COVID Treatments
From The Eponymous Pickle

Speeding New COVID Treatments

Speeding/Improving COVID Treatment with machine learningSpeeding New COVID Treatments with Computational ToolUniversity of New Mexico, Michael Haederle, May 3,Scientists...

Google Assistant Now Broadcasts to Phones
From The Eponymous Pickle

Google Assistant Now Broadcasts to Phones

 I have been using the similar broadcast by Alexa for some time. Our family is now small, so not needed as much, but still good to have to get to every corner of...

Comments on Ransomware Task Force
From The Eponymous Pickle

Comments on Ransomware Task Force

Some useful comments on the recent announcements about the Ransomware Task force.  Essentially saying good idea, but criticizing its lack of serious global participation...
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